News Clips February 6-February 12, 2017

News Clips February 6-February 12, 2017

Posted: February 13, 2017

Buffalo State and its students, faculty, staff, and alumni are making news. The following articles appeared in the media the week of February 6-February 12, 2017.  Please note that links may expire or change as news outlets archive stories.

February 6
WIVB: Governor Cuomo discusses free college tuition plan at Buffalo State College Tuesday
WGRZ: Cuomo to speak at Buff State tomorrow
Associated Press: Cuomo's free tuition plan is nice -- but it's not enough, some NY students say (Buffalo State students quoted)
Buffalo News: Expat to Repat: Why this radio host is craving a return to Buffalo (Buffalo State alum Shanna Cudeck Hoy featured)
Buffalo News: College Power 10 (Buffalo State women’s hockey student-athlete Erin Gehen mentioned)
Evening Observer: All-County musicians to perform at Chautauqua Lake School (Tiffany Nicely, Lecturer of Music, mentioned)

February 7   
Albany Times Union: Cuomo rallies for free state college tuition plan in Buffalo (Buffalo State mentioned)
Buffalo Business First: At Buffalo State, Cuomo lobbies for free tuition plan
Buffalo News: 'Economy will pass us by': Cuomo argues for free SUNY tuition (Buffalo State mentioned)
Buffalo News: Cuomo pushes free tuition to drive new economy, but legislator pushes back (Buffalo State President Katherine Conway-Turner quoted)
TWC News: Facing Pushback, Cuomo Pitches Tuition-Free College at Buffalo State
WBFO: Cuomo kicks off free tuition tour at Buffalo State
WBEN: Cuomo In Buffalo At SUNY Buffalo State Touts Free Tuition Plan
WGRZ: Gov. Cuomo outlines free tuition plan (Buffalo State mentioned)
WGRZ: Cuomo Pushes Tuition-Free Plan At Buffalo State
WIBX: Cuomo Kicks Off Excelsior Scholarship Campaign In Buffalo (Buffalo State mentioned)
WIVB: Gov. Cuomo discusses free college tuition plan at Buff State
WIVB: Gov. Cuomo stops by Buff State to discuss tuition-free program
WKBW: Governor Cuomo to speak at Buffalo State on tuition initiative
WKBW: Governor Cuomo visits Buffalo State to kick off statewide tuition tour
WNYmedia Network: Cuomo talks free tuition Buff State

Buffalo Business First: Mock trial tourney coming to Buffalo State, volunteers sought
TWC News: These 'First' Few Steps May Lead Down Bumpy and Lonesome Road, Say Faculty (Laurie Buonanno, Political Science Department Professor, quoted)

February 8

Auburn Citizen: Cuomo promotes college plan (Buffalo State mentioned)
Niagara-Gazette: Cuomo stops by Buffalo to push free college tuition plan (Buffalo State mentioned)
Evening Observer: 'Making College Possible:' Local leaders back free higher ed tuition (Buffalo State metioned)
Tap into Greater Olean: Cuomo visits Buff State to kick off Excelsior Scholarship
TWC News: Capital Tonight (President Katherine Conway-Turner interviewed)
WHEC: Gov. Cuomo promotes tuition-free college plan (Buffalo State mentioned)

February 9  
Lancaster Bee: On the Campus (Buffalo State student Danielle Masse mentioned) Governor Cuomo Lauches First Ever Statewide Coding Competition for SUNY and CUNY Students (Buffalo State mentioned)

February 10 
Buffalo News: Buffalo State academic building reopens after $22 million makeover
Buffalo Business First: Cleaning up the environmental way (Buffalo State alum Paul Billoni featured)

February 12
Buffalo News: Pause from college provided gruesome education in war (Buffalo State alum Larry J. Hunley featured)

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